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    Che Shale

    P.O. Box 2082, Mambrui, Malindi 20800, Kenya
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          Overview
          • Excellent81%
          • Very good16%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “kite surfing” (28 reviews)
          “unique place” (5 reviews)
          “kenyan coast” (9 reviews)
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 20 August 2013

          I was referred to Che Shale by some friends in Kenya, I checked on the web, booked and discovered it… The first thing that struck me is that the website is actually depicting the truth (i.e. no publicity shots taken from a wide angle that...More

          Thank DomStoops
          Reviewed 9 August 2013

          My boys and I had a fantastic time at Che Shale, it was just what we needed between game park visits. The resort blends so well into its natural surroundings you hardly know you have arrived and it is very tastefully furnished. The bandas are...More

          Thank Aly W
          Reviewed 7 August 2013

          Che Shale is the kenyan paradise. A unique place in a fantastic and quiet beach, integrated in the nature, with excellent accomodation, fantastic service and food, perfect for having a rest or for Kite Surf, with friends, couple or alone.

          Thank MariaMSR
          Reviewed 1 August 2013

          Che Shale is exactly what is promises to be - it is stylish, but not in a 5-star resort way; It is far away from everything and everyone; it is peaceful and quiet; it is stunningly beautiful; and offers a great escape. It is a...More

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          Response from CheShale, Owner at Che ShaleResponded 8 August 2013

          Greetings from Che Shale, this is Justin. First of all thanks so much for taking the time to post a review for us We are so happy you had a lovely time at Che Shale and we sincerely appreciate you sharing that positive experience with...More

          Reviewed 19 July 2013

          Well, well, there is a lot to say about Che Shale, but apparently Kenyans donno about this hidden gem. 20 kilometers of Malindi lays Che Shale, its a resort you need to visit in a life time... Unspoilt, sleepy, calm, quiet and tranquil, the resort...More

          Thank Maggie M
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          • Free Parking
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          • Beachfront
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          • US$147 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Coast Province >
          • Malindi >
          • Mambrui
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          • Che Shale Hotel Malindi
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          Room Tips
          "Rooms furthest from reception have most privacy"
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          "If you can afford it, go for the Beach Banda with the sea view, one is slightly better than the other."
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          "Luxury bandas only have beach access. Ones at the back are lovely but no view."
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          "all rooms are quality"
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